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Del Oro headed to the top

LOOMIS — First-year head coach Rory Somers doesn’t have lofty expectations for his Del Oro High girls soccer team. The Golden Eagles created those on their own. “For us sen ...

Hillmen hold off Bruins

The Placer High baseball team belted out three hits to start the bottom of the first inning Wednesady afternoon at James Field, but the rest of the day wasn’t that easy for the H ...

OSU lands Golden Sierra gem

The last time Tyler Waldron pitched for the University of the Pacific baseball team, it was against Oregon State . A year later, Waldron is wearing an Oregon State uniform. “It ...

Golden Eagles light up El Camino

LOOMIS — Playoff experience was in short supply on the Del Oro High roster heading into Wednesday’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division III first-round contest against El Camino. The ...

Eagles shake off early struggles

LOOMIS — Airing three of their first four shots and missing their first six, the Del Oro Golden Eagles hardly looked like a No. 2 seed early in their Sac-Joaquin Section Division ...

Placer’s loss makes Thursday’s showdown do-or-die

A slow start cost the Placer High girls a shot at locking up a playoff berth Tuesday night in Placerville. Now the Lady Hillmen will have to take care of business Thursday at Earl ...

Del Oro decimates Oakmont

The Del Oro High girls basketball team dialed up the defense to turn away Oakmont Thursday night in Loomis. The Golden Eagles stayed perfect in the Sierra Foothill League with a 56 ...

Del Oro girls hold off Woodcreek on the road

The Del Oro High girls basketball team defended their top honor in the Division III power ratings released Monday. Katie Pulliam scored 18 and Courtney Nolen added 11 points and 11 ...

Del Oro shreds Granite Bay to grab SFL lead

The anticipated showdown for the lead in the Sierra Foothill League girls basketball race never materialized Friday night in Granite Bay. The Grizzlies’ offense struggled all nig ...

Lady Hillmen put away Mesa Verde

The Placer High girls basketball team built a sizeable halftime lead Wednesday night at Mesa Verde and coasted to a 55-44 victory, improving to 2-0 in the Pioneer Valley League. Th ...